Curriculum

As part of Junior Cycle studies at Ballinrobe Community School students are offered the range of subjects listed below. Students studying a Modern Foreign Language will sample both French and German up to the mid-term in first year when they will choose one. First year students will study four subjects from the Subject Option List below for their Junior Certificate.

Core Subjects (All students study these)

English

Maths

Gaeilge

Science

History

Civic, Social and Political

Education (CSPE)

Physical Education (PE)

Social, Political and Health Education (SPHE)

Religion

Pastoral Care

Modern Foreign Language (Choose one)

French

German

Option Subjects (Choose any three)

Visual Arts

Business Studies

Engineering

Geography

Graphics

Home Economics

Music

Wood Technology

For Senior Cycle studies at Ballinrobe Community School students are offered the range of subjects listed below. Students will study four subjects from the list of option subjects.

Applied Maths

Students may study Applied Maths in senior cycle if there are enough students interested in Applied Maths. If Applied Maths is on the timetable it will be timetabled opposite LCVP (Link Modules)

Students can find further information on LCVP (Link Modules) and Applied Maths in the Leaving Certificate Subject Guide and Overview available under Senior options on our website.

Core Subjects (All students study these)

English

Maths

Gaeilge

Physical Education (PE)

Religion

Career Guidance

Pastoral Care

Option Subjects (Choose any four)

Accounting

Ag Science

Art

Biology

Business

Chemistry

Construction Studies

Design and Communication Graphics (DCG)

Economics

Engineering

French German

Geography

History

Home Economics

Music

Physics

Other Programmes

Leaving Cert Vocational Programme(LCVP)